Review & Photos: Overseas, Radar Brothers @ Bottom of the Hill

I fell in love with Will Johnson in Austin in 2003. My first daughter was 9 months old. Will graciously 'volunteered' for an impromptu video interview at the Red [...]

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Review & Photos: King Khan & The Shrines @ Slim's

Photos and Review by Jon Ching

Putting on a spectacle is a feat that King Khan and the Shrines have refined and perfected into a high energy, crowd-moving show. Multimember [...]

By |October 14, 2013|Comments Off on Review & Photos: King Khan & The Shrines @ Slim's
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    Review & Photos: Guitar Wolf, The Coathangers @ Bottom of the Hill, 10/12/13

Review & Photos: Guitar Wolf, The Coathangers @ Bottom of the Hill, 10/12/13

According to the CDC, 13% of US boys and 6% of US girls have been diagnosed with ADHD (and over 80% of the world's ADHD prescriptions are written here). [...]

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    Review & Photos: Thee Oh Sees answer our prayers @ The Chapel, 10/10/13

Review & Photos: Thee Oh Sees answer our prayers @ The Chapel, 10/10/13

San Francisco's royal family, Thee Oh Sees, are setting out on a month long US tour with Austin psychopaths OBN III's and Minneapolis lunatics The Blind Shake. The [...]

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Review & Photos: Sunday at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2013

By Sunday morning, delirium set in, two full days at the fest with surprising heat. I experienced flashbacks to the New Orleans Jazz Fest and when I found [...]

By |October 9, 2013|4 Comments

Review & Photos: Saturday at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2013

Welcome back ya'll! I do hope you enjoyed Chapter 1. Chapter 2 begins bright and early on Saturday, back at the Arrow stage with Kat Edmonson. [...]

By |October 8, 2013|1 Comment

The Boulevard Ear – Special Bulletin, HSB: Who Knew?

Welcome back to the Boulevard Ear, a regular feature on The Bay Bridged, where our man about town examines a community's live music offerings. What is it like to [...]

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  • No Joy @ Brick and Mortar 10/7/13 - photo by Nicole L. Browner
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    Review & Photos: No Joy, Heavy Hawaii, Wild Moth, Burnt Palms @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall, 10/7/13

Review & Photos: No Joy, Heavy Hawaii, Wild Moth, Burnt Palms @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall, 10/7/13

Photos by: Nicole L. Browner

Red and blue lights sparsely illuminated the stage at Brick and Mortar Music Hall for the duration of Monday night's stacked lineup, featuring No Joy, [...]

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Review & Photos: Friday at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2013

CAUTION: this post represents only the 1st of 3 chapters. Get yerself a whiskey and set a spell.

It's 1:15 and the wine boxes are flowing. The [...]

By |October 7, 2013|Comments Off on Review & Photos: Friday at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2013
  • Conor Oberst @ The Fillmore 10/5/2013 - photo by Nicole L. Browner
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    Review & Photos: Conor Oberst, The Felice Brothers @ The Fillmore, 10/5/13

Review & Photos: Conor Oberst, The Felice Brothers @ The Fillmore, 10/5/13

After a Friday performance at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, Omaha's Conor Oberst extended his Bay Area weekend with an evening show at The Fillmore on Saturday evening. Admittedly, having not [...]

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  • Father John Misty @ Slim's 10/3/13 - photo by Ted Maider
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    Review & Photos: Father John Misty creates content at Slim's

Review & Photos: Father John Misty creates content at Slim's

At one point during his Thursday night show at Slim's, Father John Misty sat behind his giant iPhone cutout and declared "When I'm here, I'm content." For much of [...]

By |October 4, 2013|1 Comment

Review: Man Man at Great American Music Hall

Since their formation in 2003, Man Man has gained notoriety for being a great band, but mostly for just being indescribably, indefinably weird. Weird, but not offputting. The core [...]

By |October 2, 2013|Comments Off on Review: Man Man at Great American Music Hall